Cantor and Sierpinski, Julia and Fatou: Crazy Topology in Complex Dynamics [ Back ]

Date:
09.03.15   
Times:
15:30 to 16:30
Place:
CRM - Aula A1 (C3b/-102)
Speaker:
Bob Devaney
University:
Boston University

Abstract

In this talk, we shall describe some of the rich topological structures that arise as Julia sets of certain complex functions including the exponential and rational maps. These objects include Cantor bouquets, indecomposable continua, and Sierpinski curves.